Edward H. Nabb Research Center for Delmarva History & Culture Enduring Connections: Exploring Delmarva's Black History

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Record #16 from Accomack County Indentures, 1798-1835

County Accomack
Date 28 October 1805
Abstract An Indenture made between the Overseers of the Poor and Elijah Milbourn to carry out an order made in County Court in the year 1805 to bind a Mulatto boy named Syrous until the age of twenty one, unto Elijah Wilbourn who will provide sufficient Meat, Drink, Washing, Lodging, and Wearing Apparel, teach him reading, writing and arithmetic, the Trade of a Farmer and also pay him Twelve Dollars at the expiration of the said time.
Name Syrous
Trade Farmer

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